Performed by U.S. Army Band "Pershing's Own" with Narrations and Dramatization by Soldiers of "The Old Guard"
The Spirit of America is a FREE, patriotic, live-action show that tells the history of our nation through the eyes of the American Soldier. It features performances by more than 300 active-duty Soldiers from The 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) and The U.S. Army Band "Pershing's Own" . . . including amazing ones by the U.S. Army Drill Team.
The show hopes to inform, entertain and inspire audiences of all ages with a unique combination of stirring music, historical narration and live action dramatization.
Spirit of America is the true story of men and women who have left friends and families behind to protect and defend the United States of America. Spirit of America commemorates the brave actions of ordinary men and women who preserve the freedoms we enjoy today.
So, sit back and experience the very inspiring, enjoyable 2011 U.S. Army's Spirit of America concert performed on September 9th and 10th in the cities of Washington, D.C., North Charleston, S.C., and Jacksonville, Fla.
Video courtesy of... U.S. Army, Office of the Chief of Public Affairs, Washington, D.C.